Technology http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6698/more en Reduce shoplifting, increase profitability http://supermarketnews.com/blog/reduce-shoplifting-increase-profitability <div class="node-body blog-body">Managing vendor, employee and consumer shrink is one of the industry’s greatest bugbears and one likely to grow in coming years. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/reduce-shoplifting-increase-profitability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/reduce-shoplifting-increase-profitability#comments Industry Voices Technology Industry Voices Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:35:00 +0000 488131 at http://supermarketnews.com New refrigerated cases enhance retailer strategies http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/new-refrigerated-cases-enhance-retailer-strategies <div class="field-byline"> By Marc Sandofsky </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Today’s supermarkets can achieve maximum energy performance while positively impacting sales with new technological and merchandising improvements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/new-refrigerated-cases-enhance-retailer-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/new-refrigerated-cases-enhance-retailer-strategies#comments Technology Store Design & Construction Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:58:00 +0000 488091 at http://supermarketnews.com The Lempert Report: The Flare Pan (video) http://supermarketnews.com/phil-lempert-videos/lempert-report-flare-pan-video <div class="node-body video-body">Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert reports on an Oxford University rocket scientist who has developed an innovative set of pans that are said to save energy and cook food faster.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/phil-lempert-videos/lempert-report-flare-pan-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Phil Lempert Videos Videos Registration 2014 Thu, 14 Aug 2014 07:00:00 +0000 487541 at http://supermarketnews.com When at first it doesn't succeed, Walmart tries, tries again http://supermarketnews.com/when-first-it-doesnt-succeed-walmart-tries-tries-again <div class="node-body link-body">Instead of looking at the "Scan & Go" app as a failure, Walmart took what it learned to create another service.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/when-first-it-doesnt-succeed-walmart-tries-tries-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Technology Recommended Reading Wed, 13 Aug 2014 19:16:00 +0000 487621 at http://supermarketnews.com Refrigeration, Display Cases Drive Berry Freshness http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/refrigeration-display-cases-drive-berry-freshness <div class="field-byline"> By Marc Sandofsky </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Consumers’ interest in nutritional “super foods” continues to rise, and no food is considered more super than berries. Research shows that consumers prefer fresh berries over frozen, and that they’re willing to pay a premium for this freshness. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/refrigeration-display-cases-drive-berry-freshness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/refrigeration-display-cases-drive-berry-freshness#comments Technology Store Design & Construction Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:58:00 +0000 481051 at http://supermarketnews.com Groupon buys SnapSaves' grocery coupon app http://supermarketnews.com/groupon-buys-snapsaves-grocery-coupon-app <div class="node-body link-body">Groupon has acquired SnapSaves, a grocery store app that compares prices and gives cash back.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/groupon-buys-snapsaves-grocery-coupon-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Marketing Recommended Reading Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:10:00 +0000 480301 at http://supermarketnews.com Marsh Supermarkets highlights 40 years since 1st product scan http://supermarketnews.com/marsh-supermarkets-highlights-40-years-1st-product-scan <div class="node-body link-body">On June 26, 2014, 40 years after the first of billions heard “Boop!” around the world, a crowd gathered in the Troy Marsh supermarket to commemorate the first UPC bar code scan.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/marsh-supermarkets-highlights-40-years-1st-product-scan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Recommended Reading Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:23:00 +0000 479981 at http://supermarketnews.com Schnucks names new CIO http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/schnucks-names-new-cio <div class="node-body article-body">Robert “Bob” Hardester has been tapped to be the new CIO at Schnuck Markets, reporting to COO Anthony Hucker. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/schnucks-names-new-cio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/schnucks-names-new-cio#comments Latest News Executive Changes Technology Schnuck Markets 2014 Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:33:00 +0000 479251 at http://supermarketnews.com Refrigeration Roundtable: Making a cold career hot http://supermarketnews.com/technology/refrigeration-roundtable-making-cold-career-hot <div class="field-byline"> By Terry McIver </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Manufacturers have to start making equipment that can be repaired with iPhones. Then we’d find all kinds of technicians.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/refrigeration-roundtable-making-cold-career-hot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/refrigeration-roundtable-making-cold-career-hot#comments Technology Online 2014 Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:35:00 +0000 479181 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Majority of Americans 'don’t know' if biotech foods are in supermarkets http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-majority-americans-don-t-know-if-biotech-foods-are-supermarkets-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Nearly three in five Americans are not sure whether foods produced through biotechnology are available in supermarkets today.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-majority-americans-don-t-know-if-biotech-foods-are-supermarkets-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-majority-americans-don-t-know-if-biotech-foods-are-supermarkets-0#comments Consumer Trends Technology Food Safety Laws & Regulations Photo Gallery Mon, 23 Jun 2014 17:54:00 +0000 478881 at http://supermarketnews.com